kdesu makes wt apps look ugly
ubuntu at jacobrideout.net
Mon Oct 16 19:29:48 UTC 2006
kdesu runs the specified program as root, and thus uses root's
settings, there has been some work to change this behavior and make
the app use the invoking users settings, but not yet. You should be
able to copy or ln -s some of your users setting to /root so that the
app wiil use your settings.
On 10/16/06, Howard Coles <dhcolesj at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10/16/06, Dripple <dripple2 at laposte.net> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Using kdesu to launch some apps (like adept) makes them look ugly (fonts
> > especially). Is there anything wrong in my config ?
> > Thanks.
> > Dripple
> Before you get barraged, you may want to include what config you are
> referring to. As in paste in the kdesu or whatever other config you're
> talking about. Also, are these KDE based or GNOME based apps that are
> showing the problem. I have had problems with Gnome based apps and fonts
> before in Debian, but haven't noticed them in Ubuntu since I switched over.
> See Ya'
> Howard Coles Jr.
> John 3:16!
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